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- n. Plural form of UTF.
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Unicode Consortium also defined several Unicode transformation formats (UTFs) which are the algorithmic mapping from every Unicode code point to a unique byte sequence.
So please don't jeopardize SQL Server's Unicode support because of it only support one of the UTFs.
The transform between different UTFs are loseless and round-tripping. "